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Android Developer

  • Location: Irving, TX, 75039
  • Salary: 0.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

Terrific 12+ month contract opening in Irving, TX for an Android Developer.  Will be responsible for building out mobile applications on Android as well as maintaining and developing ongoing features. Will design and build innovative intuitive and responsive native app.  

Responsibilities include:
•    Coding packaging and deployment as well as monitoring the app performance and stability. 
•    Ensure the performance quality and responsiveness of applications.
•    Collaborate with a team to define design and ship new features.
•    Investigate issues reported by testing teams to determine impact, root cause, and solve them.
•    Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs to optimize performance.
•    Help maintain code quality organization and test automation.
•    Work with Quality Assurance for end-to-end testing and certification of the product delivered.
•    Work in a fast-paced environment that fosters growth and learning.
•    Build and maintain integrated project development schedules that account for internal / external dependencies, differing SDLC approaches, numerous constraints, and adequately factor in contingency for unplanned delays. 
•    Negotiate features and associated priority and help the team and their customers reach consensus.  
•    Clearly articulate development and timeline dependencies. 
•    Maintain good working relationships with team members, manager, and peers.  
•    Improve team development related processes that accelerate delivery, drive innovation, lower costs, and improve quality.  
•    Ensure self and peers are actively seeking ways to objectively measure productivity. (i.e., SonarQube Findbugs). This will include a focus on automating code quality, code performance, unit testing, and build processing in the CI/CD pipeline (RTC, Jenkins, RLM)

Required: 
•    10+ years of hands-on mobile development experience.
•    Experience working with automated testing on the Android platform.
•    Experience with Java 8, Angular JS, Spring Boot, Responsive Web Design experience.
•    Experience Back end Rest API Development using Java Programming JEE Spring Framework.
•    Good understanding of Web Technologies (Javascript, CSS, HTML5).

•    Strongly prefer Invest/Wealth Domain experience.  
•    Strongly prefer at least one application published in Google Play.
•    Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks.
•    Experience with Auto Layout, Push Notifications is required.
•    Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms i.e., mobile tablet desktop and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
•    Experience in Secure Coding practices per OWASP to prevent XSS CSRF and other vulnerabilities. Understanding of accessibility and security compliance.
•    High attention to detail and a knack for making a mobile experience beautiful.
•    Experience with analytics and performance monitoring sdks.
•    Familiar with Continuous Integration (CI) and its use in testing, building and deploying Android apps.
•    Strong understanding and experience in multi-threading, memory management, and network communication on Android devices.
•    Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application. 
•    Strong object oriented programming skills and understanding of MVC pattern and MVP.
•    Experience in working with remote team members and agile concepts.
•    Knowledge in SOAP Web Services / REST APIs JSON Parsing Proficiency MySQL or Oracle.  
•    Candidates with Invest/Wealth Domain experience is must.
•    Very strong Web/Responsive and Native mobile development experience.
•    Behavior Driven Development experience.

Preferred:
•    Experience with UI animations.
•    Understanding of data modeling and storage with NoSQL databases like Cassandra/MongoDB.
•    Atlassian tool suite JIRA and Confluence.
•    Experience with Swift and/or Functional programming.
•    Experience with payments technology.
•    Familiarity with RESTful Microservices architecture and patterns.
•    Development experience with REST services using Springboot or NodeJS/ExpressJS.
•    Knowledge of developing trends and emerging standards in mobile apps, mobile payments, and wearables.
•    Familiarity with Linux and cloud concepts around discovery, load balancing etc.